ECO227Y1: Quantitative Methods in Economics

Hours: 
48L/24T

A rigorous introduction to probability and mathematical statistics intended for economics specialists. Probability and estimation theory, sampling distributions, hypotheses testing, multiple regression analysis. Students will learn the tools used in economics and finance to model and address randomness and uncertainty.

Prerequisite: 

ECO100Y1(70%)/(ECO101H(70%), ECO102H(70%))/; MAT133Y1(63%)/(MAT135H1(60%), MAT136H1(60%))/MAT137Y1(55%)/MAT157Y1(55%)

Corequisite: 

Recommended: MAT223H1/​MAT240H1, MAT235Y1/​MAT237Y1/​ECO210H1

Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
The Physical and Mathematical Universes (5)